Established in 1974, the Skagway Arts Council is a non-profit, volunteer organization whose mission is to improve and enrich the quality of life in Skagway by expanding and diversifying art awareness and involvement.

Chris Proctor, September 21, 2011

Join us for this rare opportunity - Chris Proctor, winner of the U.S. National Fingerstyle Guitar Championship, and popular Sugarhouse, Rounder, Flying Fish and Windham Hill recording artist will be performing in concert. An internationally recognized 6 and 12-string guitarist, composer, recording artist, performer, and clinician for Taylor Guitars, Proctor has produced several books and videos that teach his techniques and compositions for solo guitar, and writes extensively for the guitar press.

Chris’s warm stage presence and sense of humor, his 12-string and slide work, his adventurous 6-string techniques and tunings, his stunning original guitar pieces and arrangements, and his pioneering use of the electronic bow have all made him a favorite with guitar fans everywhere.

Garden City Market, September 17

This is the last market day til next summer. Think ahead for those winter gifts you will need. Support your local gardeners and artisans! Thanks to Jess, Emily, Marisa, Brooke, Courtenay, and all the other organizers, tent builders, musicians, cooks, bakers, painters, jam makers, etc., that made the market days so fun this year.